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June 12, 2019
A piece of Two Inlets history reaches its climax as the rectory of St. Mary’s Catholic Church collapses during a practice burn Sunday afternoon, sponsored by Fire Instruction and Rescue Education, Inc. (FIRE) to give several untried Park Rapids, Nevis, and Carsonville firefighters some first-hand experience. (Photos by Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Two Inlets church sacrifices rectory for firefighter training
June 12, 2019 - 1:00pm
Demonstrations by the Park Rapids Fire Department are an essential and educational part of the annual open house, which is June 15 this year. (Enterprise file photo)
Firefighters hosting open house this Saturday
June 12, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 30, 2019
Douglas Young
Arago Twp. standoff leads to house fire, arrest
May 30, 2019 - 5:14pm
May 1, 2019
The foliage is blackened under and around a segment of the tree line between Century School and St. Johns Lutheran Church after a fire that blazed for about 45 minutes on Saturday evening. (Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Firefighters protect St. Johns Church and more
May 1, 2019 - 1:00pm
April 27, 2019
A smoldering brush pile from last December reignited on Thursday and spread over one acre, according to the Park Rapids Fire Department. (Shannon Geisen/Enterprise)
'Extreme fire danger': Spring burning restrictions begin as Park Rapids firefighters tackle grass fires
April 27, 2019 - 10:00am
April 17, 2019
Firefighter Zach Deshayes, at left, presents the Fireman of the Year Award to firefighter Andy Trudeau. (Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Trudeau named firefighter of the year
April 17, 2019 - 11:00am
January 5, 2019
Elected at the Park Rapids Fire Department annual business meeting early Thursday morning were, from left, First Assistant Chief Ben Cumber, Fire Chief Terry Long and Second Assistant Chief Bob Meier. Their election is a recommendation only until ratified by the city council. (Submitted photo)
Long nominated for Park Rapids Fire Chief
January 5, 2019 - 9:00am
Park Rapids cedes sliver of land to MnDOT
November 5, 2018 - 9:11am
October 31, 2018
Cristin Undem, from left, and Teresa Etter with CHI St. Joseph's Hospice Care accept a $1,345 donation on Oct. 25 from Park Rapids Fire Chief Donn Hoffman, former fire chief Randy McFarren and firefighter Virgil Eskola. (Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Fire dept. raises bartender bucks for hospice
October 31, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 20, 2018
Donn Hoffman
Hoffman leaving Park Rapids Fire Department
October 20, 2018 - 11:19am
September 29, 2018
Jayla Pedersen
Awakened by smoke, 7-year-old girl saves neighbors' lives
September 29, 2018 - 9:00am
May 2, 2018
Menahga firefighters use hoes and hoses to knock down a fire in a pile of corn stalks Friday on a farm off Wadena County Road 23 east of Menahga. (Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Menahga farm has two fires during weekend
May 2, 2018 - 9:06am
A DNR forestry worker in a Bombardier J5 tracked vehicle sprays water on a smoldering log while a second forester cuts it with an axe during Monday’s wildfire operation near Two Inlets.
Wildfire scorches roadside near Two Inlets
May 2, 2018 - 7:00am
April 25, 2018
Wearing insulated cold-water suits, one set portrayed "victims," while the other rehearsed rescuing with a sling and ropes.
Deputies, firefighters train for ice rescues
April 25, 2018 - 9:00am
April 4, 2018
Matt Zitzow, an airport project engineer with TKDA Engineering, assists with a presentation about the municipal airport at the Park Rapid’s City Council meeting March 27 at the public library. The council approved submitting the airport’s draft master plan for review by the Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Authority. (Photos by Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Master plan, chambers remodel move ahead
April 4, 2018 - 9:30am